byOffice for Emergency Management. Office of War Information
"This sound recording captures General Anthony C. McAuliffe as he recounted the German demand to surrender Bastogne, Belgium, which was held by the 101st Airborne Division against overwhelming odds, and his reply, ' Nuts! '" National Archives Identifier: 2326663 Topics: Nuts!, World War, 1939-1945, McAuliffe, Anthony C., 1898-1975, Ardennes, Battle Of The, 1944-1945,...
War Department Bureau of Public Relations film # BPR-22, Bastogne Celebration, 1945 . Film quality isn't the greatest. "Troops of the 101st Airborne Division parade through Bastogne, Belgium, as crowds, led by Gens. Middleton and McAuliffe who are seated in a jeep, cheer. The Division receives a banner from the townspeople, is reviewed by Gens. Middleton and Collins, receives a receipt [Jan 18 1945] for the town's capture, and is decorated by Gen. Middleton." National Archives... Topics: WWII, United States. -- Army -- Airborne Division, 101st, Collins, J. Lawton (Joseph Lawton),...
byUnited States. Army Signal Corps’ Army Pictorial Service
The Army-Navy Screen Magazine Number 55, 1945 01 Bastogne: Short film about Bastogne, introduced by Lt. Clair Hess of the 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment, Co F, 2nd Battalion, 101st Airborne. 02 By Request: Short film compilations - One film is about Lexington, Kentucky and the University of K. Also includes a film of the G.I. Jive radio show, including G.I. Jill (Martha Wilkerson). (More here http://archive.org/details/AfrsG.i.Jive .) Another film includes NYC at Easter and St. Patrick's... Topics: The Army-Navy Screen Magazine, Nuts!, St. Patrick's Cathedral (New York, N.Y.), McAuliffe, Anthony...
United Newsreel (U.S. Office of War Information) news from December 1944. Yanks Help Repair French Railroads Monty Takes Over as Battle Rages [December 20] Red Army Drives On National Archives description "Part 1, French civilians and U.S. Army engineers repair and salvage railroad yards, bridges, and trains. Part 2, Generals Eisenhower, Bradley, and Montgomery confer. Shows the ruins of Malmedy, Belgium. Planes drop reinforcements to troops at Bastogne. Shows German prisoners. Gen.... Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945, United States. Army, World War, 1939-1945 -- Transportation, World War...